About NorthWestern Mental Health

NorthWestern Mental Health (NWMH) delivers a comprehensive range of specialist, community and hospital-based mental health services to the communities of northern and western metropolitan Melbourne - a catchment of 1.2 million people.

NWMH locations

NorthWestern Mental Health operates out of all hospitals in north-west metropolitan Melbourne and a number of independent locations.

Please click here to view a map of the area serviced by NWMH and a list of suburbs in this area.

Multi-disciplinary workforce

NorthWestern Mental Health's 1,300 person strong workforce is primarily comprised of the disciplines of medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, clinical psychology and social work. Multidisciplinary teams of these professionals work in all areas of the service.

The combination of these specialist staff together with strong academic partnerships, has proven to be the best way of providing a sustainable high quality mental health service to north-west Melbourne.

To see the latest nursing news and jobs, go to the Careers section.


The provision of high quality mental health services is strengthened through vital partnerships. The psychiatric disability support services sector, consumer and carer organisations, the community health sector, universities, private psychiatrists and general practitioners, assist NorthWestern Mental Health in the realisation of its aims.

Vision and values

NorthWestern Mental Health is a part of Melbourne Health. Find out more about Melbourne Health.

More about us

For more information, download our brochure "NorthWestern Mental Health at a glance".

Contact details youth mental health

For mental health clinical care
1800 888 320

General enquiries
(9am-5pm, Mon-Fri)
9342 2800

Orygen Youth Health
35 Poplar Rd
Parkville Vic 3052

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